Mary Brady (1832 - 1900)

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Manhattan County, New York

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Donnie and Shirley Anne Thompson

Donnie and Shirley Anne Thompson

Amber and Amy Brady

Amber and Amy Brady

Sain family

Sain family

Amy Lynna Brady

Amy Lynna Brady

Andrew James Brady

Andrew James Brady

Catherine Elizabeth (Brady) Clark

Catherine Elizabeth (Brady) Clark

George Bernard Brady, Sr.

George Bernard Brady, Sr.

George & Minnie (Block) Brady

George & Minnie (Block) Brady

Catherine Elizabeth Brady

Catherine Elizabeth Brady

Lenwood v Clark

Lenwood v Clark

Amy R. (Wolfswinkel) Brady

Amy R. (Wolfswinkel) Brady

Katherine Brady

Katherine Brady

Edith Coleman & Marie Brady

Edith Coleman & Marie Brady

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Alice Sue Stillwell Walden Donnie and Shirley Anne Thompson Amber and Amy Brady Sain family

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1832 - In the year that Mary Brady was born, by February 12th, a cholera epidemic in London claimed at least 3,000 lives - it eventually killed 6,536. The epidemic spread to France and North America later in the year. Cholera is spread through contaminated food and water but at the time, it was thought to be spread by a "miasma” - a bad smell - in the air.

1853 - She was 21 years old when in October, the Crimean War began. Allies the Ottoman Empire, France, Britain and Sardinia fought the Russian Empire in a war that began as a religious conflict but ended up being an effort to curb the expansion of the Russian Empire. The war ended in 1856.

1865 - She was 33 years old when on April 14th, President Abraham Lincoln was shot while attending a comedy at Ford's Theatre - Our American Cousin - in Washington, D.C. Actor and Confederate sympathizer John Wilkes Booth shot him 4 days after Lee had surrendered. The President died the next day. At almost the same time that Lincoln was shot, US Secretary of State William H. Seward and his family were attacked at home by another conspirator and Confederate sympathizer.

1873 - When she was 41 years old, on February 12th, The Coinage Act of 1873 was signed by President Ulysses S. Grant. It went into effect on April 1st and ended the use of gold and silver in the U.S. for currency - placing the country on the gold standard. The Act wasn't popular with everyone.

1900 - In the year of Mary Brady's passing, Carrie Chapman Catt succeeded Susan B. Anthony as the president of the National American Woman Suffrage Association. NAWSA was created by Anthony in 1890 in order to fight for the right of women to vote in the United States. Membership in NAWSA began at 7,000 and in the decades of the struggle - women didn't get the right to vote until 1920 - membership rose to 2 million.

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Mary Brady passed away on May 1, 1900 in New York at 68 years of age. There is no known cause of death. She was born around 1832. We are unaware of information about Mary's immediate family.

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